sequence-specific DNA binding

id: GO:0043565
name: sequence-specific DNA binding
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Interacting selectively and non-covalently with DNA of a specific nucleotide composition, e.g. GC-rich DNA binding, or with a specific sequence motif or type of DNA e.g. promotor binding or rDNA binding.

Child Functions

GO:0000182rDNA binding
GO:0000976transcription regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding
GO:0003680AT DNA binding
GO:0003688DNA replication origin binding
GO:0003693P-element binding
GO:0003696satellite DNA binding
GO:0008327methyl-CpG binding
GO:0019237centromeric DNA binding
GO:0031634replication fork barrier binding
GO:0032422purine-rich negative regulatory element binding
GO:0042162telomeric DNA binding
GO:0045322unmethylated CpG binding
GO:0071443tDNA binding

Parent Functions

GO:0003677DNA binding